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Sprinter named Van of the year

The new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been crowned Large Van of the Year at the inaugural Great British Fleet Awards, held at a glittering ceremony...

Calls for mandatory re-testing in UK

PUBLIC SUPPORT for regular mandatory driver re-testing shot up in the days following the Duke of Edinburgh’s recent car crash, new research shows. Drivers themselves...

Electric vehicles for Pilar Council

Ignacio Ramos, the mayor of Pilar de la Horadada, has taken delivery of six new vehicles, three of them electric for the municipal council. Three...

Province of Alicante already exceeds one million cars

The economic recovery and the lack of incentives to scrap old cars has increased the number of cars to in the province of Alicante...

Road improvements around Alicante airport

The Ministry of Public Works plans to start improvement works in February to the road access system to Alicante-Elche airport, once the expropriation process...

Attack of the car clones

Cases of car cloning in London have risen by 50 per cent in just one year, with concerns that similar levels of cloning may...

Home safely on safe tyres for teenagers campaign

TyreSafe, the UK’s tyre safety charity, is launching a new awareness campaign aimed at all those parent chauffeurs taking their children to swimming, music...

COSTA BLANCA SCOOTERISTS HIT MOJACAR!

Costa Blanca Scooterists  are a group of mainly British lads who meet twice-weekly based around Torrevieja. This Mojacar holiday CBS tour veterans Pete and...

Voting Opens For 2019 What Car? Reader Award

Voting has opened for the 2019 What Car? Reader Award, sponsored by ALA Gap Insurance. One of the most sought after accolades among car...

Alicante Province has only 410 electric vehicles in use

Despite the many different incentives launched to promote the use of ecological or electric vehicles in the province there are currently only 410 in...

Firauto – Car Fair, Expocar and Sobre2ruedas – Motorcycle Fair

The 43rd edition of FIRAUTO, the New Car Fair, the 29th edition of the Second-hand Car Show, EXPOCAR and the 11th SOBRE2RUEDAS, Motorcycle Fair...

Jaguars to roar on Regent Street

A pride of prowling Jaguars will be one of the many highlights at next month’s Illinois Route 66 Regent Street Motor Show in central...

Summer saw interest in convertibles slow down

SOARING temperatures this summer failed to revive slumping convertible car sales. Even as Britons baked during the joint hottest summer on record, the lure...

Land Rover Classic team builds one-off Defender inside flagship Selfridges store

A one-off Land Rover Defender made a dramatic entrance at Selfridges in London, entering the famous department store through a first-floor window. The unique Selfridges...

AUTOMATA to bring human intuition software to self-driving cars

Hyundai CRADLE, Hyundai Motor Company’s corporate venturing and open innovation business, today announced it is investing in Perceptive Automata to develop artificial intelligence software...

The Ultimate TV & Movie Cars List

For car lovers, the best part of some movies is the cool car you get to watch in action. Whether it’s the Ghostbuster’s “Ecto-1”,...

AGAMED acquires new electric vehicles

José Manuel Dolón, the mayor of Torrevieja met with José Manuel Nadal, the chairman of Agamed (joint water Management Company when he visited the...

Do You Know the Latest Changes to Traffic Law?

In a world in which we have to adapt to technological advances which are developing at an alarming rate, traffic laws also have to...

Prototype Tech quickly warns drivers of accidents ahead

New technology could help clear way for emergency vehicles to save lives Ford and Vodafone are testing connected vehicle tech that can automatically...

Seven eyesight and driving tips for National Eye Health Week

This week is National Eye Health Week so we’ve put together seven top tips to help keep you safe on the road. Richard Gladman, IAM...

Death of the handbrake

Just 37% of new cars are fitted with manual parking brake CarGurus research reveals just over a third of new cars have traditional...

Tracker Vantage launch brings motorists affordable GPS track and trace theft...

According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), some 89,000 vehicles were stolen in England and Wales last year – up by 56% from...

Jaguar Land Rover Classic brings modern infotainment to classic cars

New range of Classic Infotainment Systems provides modern audio, navigation and infotainment functionality for most classic cars, with discreet and harmonious styling Jaguar Land...

Jaguar Land Rover’s virtual eyes look at trust in self-driving cars

Self-driving pods have large ‘virtual eyes’ to interact with other road users Intelligent pods make ‘eye contact’ with pedestrians to signal intent Engineers...

The 10 hidden secrets you never knew your car had

CitNOW reveals the best-loved and most bizarre or innovative car features Volkswagen Golf GTI ‘golf ball’ gear knob, Volkswagen Beetle vase and Vauxhall’s built-in...

Top 10 driving tips for handling stress

Stress affects us all at one time or another – whether it’s down to work, home life or a tough situation you’re facing. Stress...

More than 1,650 drivers fined for speeding in a week

More than 1,650 drivers were fined last week in the Murcia Region, during the traffic control campaign put into place by the General Directorate...

Leading lawyer calls for cyclists to face punishment

A senior British lawyer has called for the government to introduce the same punishment as motorists for cyclists who break traffic laws. Nick Freeman says...

Five ways to avoid a UK penalty ticket

Motoring organisation identifies some lesser known offences Five ways to avoid a penalty ticket: motoring organisation identifies some lesser known offences that can...

Millions of plucky brits would confront disabled parking spot misusers

Almost 1-in-3 Brits would challenge someone using a disabled parking space when they should not be Blue Badge parking shake-up biggest for decades...

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